Night Trap League Returns!

Trap Night League will be returning beginning on Wednesday, August 4 at 8:30PM.  There will be a $15.00 entry fee.

Congratulations Caleb Delk and Other Members of the New Mexico Team!

One of our youth shooters, Caleb Delk, won the National High School Rodeo Finals World Championship individual trap event held in Lincoln Nebraska. The New Mexico team including Caleb, Dallie Cain, Meason Ybarra, and Mason Cartwright also won the team event. Congratulations to all!

New Email List!

A new email list has been created at, so we’ll able to get timely announcements to members of the club.  The list will only be used for announcements from the club to the membership — members will not be able to post to it, and if you reply to a message your response will only go back to the club.  If you’d like to join the list, just enter your email address in this box:


After you subscribe, you should receive a confirmation email. If you don’t, send me an email at and I’ll try to figure out what’s going on.

Club Meeting August 5 at 6:30 PM

There will be a club meeting at 6:30 PM on Thursday, August 5, at the classroom building at the Butterfield Shooting Range.

4H/FFA Expo Shoot Saturday, August 7

There will be a 4H/FFA expo shoot at the range on Saturday, August 7.

Two skeet and two trap fields will be set aside for their use; times will be set by 4H, but they’ll be during our normal hours of operation.

Upcoming Shoots in Silver City

The Southwest Shotgunners in Silver City, NM will be hosting several shoots in the upcoming months:

  • Registered shoot May 15
  • Two day shoot July 24-25
  • Annual Dick Walter Shoot August 28-29
  • One day shoot on September 11

Contact Cory Dalton at for further information or to presquad. Their shoot programs are available at or



Welcome to Mesilla Valley Shotgun Sports!  We are a group of shotgun enthusiasts engaged in building, operating, and maintaining the trap, skeet, and sporting clays ranges at Butterfield Trail Shooting Park, outside Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Location, hours, prices, and other information about the organization can be found in the page menus on this site.

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